Counselor in Training Coordinator

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CIT Coordinators (AM and PM Shifts). The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Coordinators are Outback Teachers* with a reduced teaching schedule in order to supervise participants in our summer youth employment program (rising 7th-9th graders). CIT Coordinators run routine meetings and delegate daily responsibilities to CITs.

*Outback Teachers (AM and PM Shifts) report to Program Site Directors and are expected to prepare two to three engaging and developmentally-appropriate activities and projects each day. (Past activities include organized sports and games, jewelry making, animation, ceramics, drama, gardening, cooking, and more.) In addition to planned activities, teachers are responsible for the health and safety of program participants. As such, they are expected to prepare snack, maintain program spaces, report injuries/incidences to site directors, and other duties as assigned. Teachers are encouraged to collaborate with each other to support a weekly theme or final showcase. Popular “clubs” include but are not limited to performing arts, ceramics, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), and multimedia arts.

Applicants must…

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have at two years of experience working with middle school and elemtary school age children in large group settings
  • Enjoy and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic outdoor environment, working effectively on a team
  • Be available week of June 26th for orientation

Preferred qualifications: Two years of advanced education, First Aid/CPR Certification

Pay: Starting at $20/hr

Benefits: Many Outback Teachers stay on to teach in our Afterschool Programs. After 90 days’ employment, part-time staff working at least 20 hours/week are eligible for vision and dental insurance, a retirement plan, continued education opportunities, and reduced tuition for children’s programming.

To apply for this job email your details to ayee@agassiz.org